ARC Identifier 34947 / Local Identifier 111-LC-58185
Cong Hoa Hospital Burn Ward, Saigon, Republic of Vietnam
Silent. Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984). Cong Hoa Hospital burn ward. A Vietnamese pharmacist in the Cong Hoa Hospital pharmacy, preparing a solution of the sulfur-mylon which will be used on patients in the burn ward. Footage of the ward depicts 4 burn patients and their improvement over the past two weeks since their skin grafts. Various scenes of patients Nguyen-Van-Trieu, Vu-Van-Phuoc, Vu-Van-Bieu, and Vu-Van-Khiet, exercising their burned members. Scenes of a patient walking on crutches, a patient in a wheelchair, a group of patients talking, and of a catheter inserted into a patient's vein. A helicopter lands at the Cong Hoa Hospital helipad with emergency treatment patients aboard. Patients are extracted from the helicopter and placed into an ambulance. Exterior shots of the medical facility and patient wards. DVD Copied by Master Scanner Thomas Gideon.